We had a visit from two very important people this week – the Emperors from The Magic Brush, China. The children wrote and asked some interesting questions and the emperors gave some insightful answers. We then wrote letters to Chang (the boy from the story) to explain why the emperor had asked him to more »
Archive | January, 2018
On Tuesday we took part in our first ever ‘Daily Mile’ and it was great! We ran, jogged and walked around the playground for 15 minutes. What a great way to get fit, stay healthy and feel good! Here we are . . .
On Monday 29th January, Southill Girls participated in a football match against Beechcroft. The girls have been working incredibly hard on the training pitch with Mr Edmonds and they did not disappoint… At half time, after many shots on goal, the team were 1-0 up thanks to an excellent goal from Lois. Beechcroft played very more »
FOSS are holding their first meeting of the new year on Thursday 1st February at 6:30pm at the school. All are welcome to attend. New members welcome to come along, to chat about the coming events for this term. We hope to see you there.
In Physical Education recently, we have been learning all about the sport Handball. It is a sport that has grown in popularity over the last few years and was even played at the most recent Olympic Games. We began by focusing on technique for both passing and shooting. We understood that you need a good more »
Year 4 were all set and ready for a new challenge today – The Daily Mile. Yesterday, the whole school found out that we are going to be participating in The Daily Mile Challenge. The children know that this is to help them keep fit, concentrate better on their learning and have some fitness fun. more »
What a brilliant week this one has been. The highlight was a mysterious visit from a mysterious creature yesterday morning… We all ventured outside to the woodland area in search of a wild thing after reports came in that one had been spotted in the local area. We found all sorts of clues! There was more »
These are the voyages of the Starship Reception, to boldly go and learn new facts and face new challenges. This week we have been fascinated by all things Solar System and have been using information books to help us learn more about our planet Earth and other planets in the Solar System. Have a look more »
We have learnt about a variety of things in Maths this week. We have made tally charts and pictograms. We have been learning to describe and name 2D shapes and then make sequences for our learning partner to continue.